Staying Merry All Season Long

Staying Merry All Season Long

With so much on our plates as moms, sometimes it’s a challenge staying merry all season long. From all the gift preparations the holidays bring to the baking, from housecleaning to traveling and the list goes on and on. Basically, extreme busyness usually accompanies this season and busyness can easily lead to stress. If you […]

Patience is a choice – choose joy

Patience is a choice – choose joy

I’m in the trenches this week with my little ones. One is fighting sleep, waking every hour, feeling separation anxiety and crying… a lot! The other is slightly regressing, wanting to be the baby, whining versus using her words and wanting me… a lot! Both kids are acting jealous of one another and at the […]

Simple Ways to Show Your Husband Appreciation

Simple Ways to Show Your Husband Appreciation

When you have small children, or even after you’ve been together  a few years, it’s easy for your marriage to fall by the wayside. The days become monotonous, the children often take precedence over everything else and quickly your relationship starts to lose its romance. If you’re anything like me, you’re also so tired with a […]

Remembering That Everyday of Motherhood is a Gift…

Remembering That Everyday of Motherhood is a Gift…

I’m running off four hours or less of sleep, we are out of coffee, the kids are sick and crying and my husband has to go out of town. You can imagine what kind of mood this put me in. I’m tired, I’m cranky and I’m feeling defeated. But all these feelings, besides being tired […]

5 Tips To Be More Engaged With Your Kids

5 Tips To Be More Engaged With Your Kids

As a work-from-home mom of two, balancing work, family time and all the duties that come with motherhood can be challenging. I also have increasingly found it harder to clearly define work-time and mom-time (which happens to be 24/7 time).  There are times that I have to balance the two roles, but there are other […]

5 Quiet Activities for 2-3 year olds

5 Quiet Activities for 2-3 year olds

5 Quiet Activities for 2-3 year old Having your children close in age is wonderful in so many ways, but it can also prove to be challenging. I love that my girls are so close. They light up when they see each other. I didn’t however love having them both in diapers at the same […]